Humana Global IT Sourcing Consultant in Louisville, Kentucky
Role:Global Sourcing Consultant Assignment: Technology Location: Louisville, KY
In the fast-paced, ever-growing world of Healthcare, Humana relies on the latest technology and trends for sharing and storing information, communication and security. We need experts in technology to help us develop and maintain our networks, hardware, and software—to ensure our systems run smoothly and efficiently, keep us on the forefront of innovation in healthcare, and retain our competitive edge. At Humana, we want to help people everywhere, including our associates lead their best lives and achieve lifelong well-being. We look for talented individuals who share this passion for helping others, who have naturally curious and innovative minds, and who want a career where they can use their technical skills to make a positive impact on the lives of our members.
Humana is seeking a Global Sourcing Consultant whose primary responsibility will be to establish and maintain the relationship between IT Leaders and contingent labor vendors. This involves understanding projects and providing sourcing guidance to both parties as well as ensuring that processes and best practices are followed.
This Global Sourcing Consultant must obtain high-level knowledge of each assigned IT department, understand the complex and varied sourcing needs of IT Leaders and ensure that the most appropriate, efficient and effective resources and resource models are being used.
Other responsibilities include tracking, analyzing/reporting various aspects of contingent labor, assisting in development and negotiation of Statements of Work and troubleshooting/problem solving.
Role Essentials *
Experience managing Global Vendors
Contract negotiation skills (pricing, service levels, performance metrics, etc.)
Ability to listen, engage and maintain continuous communication with a diverse group of users with a variety of personal and business agendas
Ability to influence and engage senior-level leaders in one-on-one discussions and team management meetings
Ability to establish trust and a good rapport with people
Ability to accept and manage change as sourcing strategies evolve
Highly organized, detail-oriented and a good multi-tasker
Intermediate or better proficiency with Microsoft Excel
Role Desirables *
Related Bachelor degree or demonstrated experience
Experience working with offshore IT teams
Microsoft SharePoint skills
Humana is an organization with careers that change lives—including yours. As an innovator in the fast-paced industry of healthcare, we offer our associates careers that challenge, support and inspire them to use their passion for helping others and to lead their best lives. If you’re ready to help people achieve lifelong well-being, and be a part of an organization that is growing and poised to make an impact on the future of healthcare, Humana has the right opportunity for you.
Title: Global IT Sourcing Consultant
Requisition ID: 177864